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Collection Reference Number GLC04977.03
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Acknowledging receipt of presidential pardon [for Nathan B. Forrest].
Date 6 August 1868
Author Forrest, Nathan Bedford (1821-1877)  
Recipient Seward, William H.  
Document Type Government document
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate General or Leader  Confederate States of America  Reconstruction  Pardon  Slavery  African American History  Law  President  Government and Civics  Amnesty  Oath  
People Forrest, Nathan Bedford (1821-1877)  Seward, William Henry (1801-1872)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Government & Politics; Slavery & Abolition; Law; Reconstruction
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Related documents Pardon of Nathan B. Forrest for rebellion.  Nathan Bedford Forrest to William H. Seward re: accepting the conditions of his pardon  Receipt of pardon form. [N. B. Forrest]  
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